Plus500 and the FCA – FT Alphaville (registration)Posed On May 23rd, 2015


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Plus500 and the FCA
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Officials also raised concerns about the way in which products were marketed, singling out use of the word “easy” as a problem: “References to CFD/spread betting being “easy” are not appropriate given that CFD/spread betting is complex and high risk.”.
Plus500 suspends share trading to reassure marketThe Times (subscription)

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MARKET REPORT: Spread betting firm Plus500 runs aground after suspending … – This is MoneyPosed On May 23rd, 2015


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MARKET REPORT: Spread betting firm Plus500 runs aground after suspending
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Spread betting firm Plus500 ran aground yesterday because it was forced to suspend a large number of customer accounts after falling foul of money laundering regulations. Shares in the Israeli group, that counts hedge fund manager Crispin Odey and …

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Cotton hits 3-1/2 week low on stronger dollar, spread trading – Business Recorder (press release) (blog)Posed On May 22nd, 2015


Cotton hits 3-1/2 week low on stronger dollar, spread trading
Business Recorder (press release) (blog)
"We've seen this thing go from inverted to almost 50 points carry," said Louis Rose, independent cotton trader and consultant with Risk Analytics in Memphis, Tennessee, noting that the December contract was now trading at a premium to front-month July
ICE cotton hits 3-1/2 week low on stronger dollar, spread tradingReuters Africa

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An Intro to William Hill Financial Betting – Online Casino Reports (press release)Posed On May 22nd, 2015


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An Intro to William Hill Financial Betting
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You will have clear awareness of how much you will win if your bet is successful. But things get more complicated with binary betting. This is similar to spread betting, but without the risk of losing than more than your stake. Choose buy for the

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Spread-betting firm Plus 500 freezes thousands of customer accounts – The IndependentPosed On May 19th, 2015

The Independent
Spreadbetting firm Plus 500 freezes thousands of customer accounts The Independent Shares in the AIM-listed spread betting firm Plus 500 collapsed today after the Israeli company was forced to freeze the accounts of thousands of customers for money laundering checks. Plus500’s main UK subsidiary, which is regulated by the Financial …
Source:Spread-betting firm Plus 500 freezes thousands of customer accounts – The Independent

5 reasons why bond yields are on the rise – USA TODAYPosed On May 13th, 2015

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5 reasons why bond yields are on the rise USA TODAY The era of record-low bond yields, born a few years back at the depths of the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression, seems to be nearing an end. Suddenly, not every investor in the world thinks government … Everybody was betting that and more »
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Crude Oil: Have We Seen The Highs? – Seeking AlphaPosed On May 11th, 2015

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Crude Oil: Have We Seen The Highs? Seeking Alpha Term structure or the forward curve in crude oil has changed since March. As oil made lows, the contango peaked. The June 2015 versus June 2016 NYMEX crude oil spread traded at $9.25 per barrel on March 18, which represented a contango of over 20%. Oil rallies as hedge funds are caught short: KempReuters all 188 news articles »
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My contrarian bet on the euro gave me a 700-pip profit – MoneyWeekPosed On May 9th, 2015

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My contrarian bet on the euro gave me a 700-pip profit MoneyWeek This morning, GBP/USD has jumped by over two cents on the back of the results of the UK general election. But today, I want to cover EUR/USD to show how to extract a huge win in swing trading this market. Totally against received wisdom, the euro has …
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Political spread betting market backs Conservatives – Financial TimesPosed On May 5th, 2015

Political spread betting market backs Conservatives Financial Times Spread betters are forecasting that the Conservatives will win more seats than Labour in this week’s UK general election, with the uncertainty over the outcome triggering an unprecedented wave of interest in political trading. “We’ve never seen
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Greek reshuffle lifts the Euro – City IndexPosed On April 29th, 2015

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Greek reshuffle lifts the Euro City Index The catalyst behind the latest euro fortunes comes from Athens where the ruling Syriza government have announced a new bailout negotiating team which has seen Finance Minister Varoufakis taking a less active role in the negotiations. This is seemingly
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